Category: Rolex Day Date Prices

Hands-On: The Piaget Polo S Chronograph

There’s no doubt the Polo S seems as though the Nautilus, however that is not motivation to discount the watch entirely.

I went through seven days wearing the Polo S Chronograph with a brilliant blue dial, all day every day. Yet, don’t be confused. This isn’t A Week On The Wrist, however rather a glance at the raison d’etre of the Polo S, its core reason for Piaget and its core an incentive to customers.

“Comparison is the passing of delight,” according to Mark …

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Bring a Loupe: Some Funky 1970s Vibes With An Audemars Piguet Royal Oak Reference 5402 'A-Series,' A Piaget Beta 21, A Zenith 'Big Lemon,' And More

Favre-Leuba Deep-Blue, With Orange Dial

Strictly talking, the Favre-Leuba Deep-Blue isn’t a watch from the 1970s since it was dispatched in 1966, however its feel declare the following decade from multiple points of view. The brilliant orange shading plan may be one such sign, however it is genuinely the squarish 43mm case that is the greatest trace of the ’70s. The utilization of orange is common in numerous jumpers as it is a truly readable shading submerged, and the 500-meter water …

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Introducing: The Bulgari Octo Roma (Live Pics & Pricing)

The Bulgari Octo Roma in rose gold.

First things first, the Octo Roma has a 41mm adjusted octagonal case. It’s not close to as sharp and building as what you’ll discover with, say, the Octo Finissimo Automatique  (or the Solotempo). The watch is accessible in hardened steel with a dark lacquered dial and a steel wristband, treated steel with a silvered dial or an earthy colored dial and a croc lash, two-tone pink gold and tempered steel with a silvered dial and a crocodile tie, …

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A Week On The Wrist: The Greubel Forsey GMT

It was an incredibly noteworthy night since I detracted from it a vastly improved comprehension of the advantages and disadvantages of tourbillons when all is said in done, just as a lovely striking statement. Towards the night’s end we were discussing the difficulties in extracting a couple of parts of a second better presentation from progressively complex systems, and I inquired as to whether he felt the game was truly worth the flame. He snickered and said, “All things considered, you …

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In-Depth: Your Patek Philippe Caliber 89 Now Needs A Service – A Look At Horology's Easter Problem

Patek Philippe Caliber 89, showing the rattrapante chronograph, moonphase, ceaseless schedule, and capacity indication for the ringing complications.

A Caliber 89, Offered For Sale

One of just four Caliber 89 watches at any point caused will to before long be offered available to be purchased at Sotheby’s in Geneva. Look at the posting for part no. 171, coming up May 14th.

In the Caliber 89, the date-of-Easter complication is dealt with by a system for which Patek …

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Introducing: The Vacheron Constantin Overseas 37mm (Without Diamonds)

The new two-tone Overseas 37mm with rose gold bezel and crown.

As you review, the Overseas assortment got a critical relaunch at SIHH 2016, with heaps of new models. We saw the Overseas Chronograph , the Overseas  Ultra-Thin Automatic with new type 5100 , and, one for the women, the Overseas 37mm with jewels. A many individuals, including me, adored the Overseas however longed for the 37mm variant to be accessible without precious stones. Furthermore, this is valid for the two …

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Found: A Cabinet Full Of New-Old-Stock Enamel Dials At The Minerva Manufacture

A enormous wood cabinet at Minerva containing a huge number of vintage components.

Minerva follows its starting points back to 1858, when Charles Robert established a little watch gathering in Villeret. The family company would ultimately become a prominent development creator work in a wide range of abnormal stopwatches and chronographs, explicitly those for sports and logical estimations. The company stayed in family hands for right around a century prior being offered to some …

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Hands-On: The Girard-Perregaux Laureato 38mm

The first GP Laureato, from 1975.

GP quartz type 705, with seven gems, as utilized in the initial 1975 Laureato.

That the principal Laureato was a quartz watch, not a mechanical one, is huge too; GP was one of the main Swiss brands to offer a quartz watch. The first in-house GP quartz development was the Elcron type, which turned out in 1970 and ran at 8,192 Hz. In 1971, in any case, the GP-350 type appeared – this was the principal quartz development with a precious …

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Photo Report: The Horological Society Of New York's 2017 Annual Gala And Charity Auction

Steve Eagle (HSNY’s Director of Education, right) introducing the 2017 Henry B. Seared Scholarship to Justin Shellenberger.

The Henry B. Singed Scholarship was set up to help American watchmaking understudies in their examinations at full-time watchmaking schools and was granted interestingly at the 2017 Gala. HSNY’s Director of Education, Steve Eagle, talked on the benefits of horological instruction and considered his time at watchmaking school. Bird at that point presented the …

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Auctions: Two Of The Most Jet-Set Watches Ever Made Are Coming Up For Sale (Live Pics)

And this lone makes the way that some Swiss companies – indeed, one specifically – was building wristwatches intended for the individuals who hopped timezones so unique. Vintage travel watches are uncommon. Indeed, they are far more extraordinary than I might suspect the vast majority acknowledge, and that is the reason I thought I’d point out the two Patek Philippe travel watches accessible at the Phillips’ Geneva Watch Auction Five this May.

Patek Philippe Reference 2597 …

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